politics

Thinking About – Feeling Overwhelmed in a World Gone Mad

On Monday I sat down in front of my Mac to write an article for my blog. For the first time ever I just found myself staring at the screen and nothing came to mind. Nothing. Every time my fingers hit the keys my mind immediately filled with

Seasons Change

"Welcome to Damh the Bard's therapy session!" It's what I say when I'm getting towards the end of Wild Mountain Thyme live. It's meant as a bit of fun, to encourage those who might be reticent about singing along, to join in. It builds community. Brings people

If you thought that we would do nothing you’ve misunderstood

Unless you've been lost in the outback or hiding under a rock for the past few months you have probably noticed that there is a general election happening here in the UK very soon. Every five years we, the people of the United Kingdom, get the chance to

By |2016-10-14T11:00:34+01:00April 21st, 2015|Categories: News, Politics|Tags: , , , , |46 Comments

Video for a new song – please share!

Some of you might not have heard my single The Sons and Daughters of Robin Hood. I've just found this video, complete with lyrics, on YouTube, so here it is! Considering the current political climate I think this song should be heard far and wide, so feel

By |2016-10-14T11:01:48+01:00June 30th, 2011|Categories: current affairs, druidry, music, paganism|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |4 Comments

Where a Kinder World Still Waits for Us

“I challenge you here today, and I recommit to challenging myself, to become a modern bard, to tell the stories of today and record for history what happened at this crucial juncture in time, and to push past our comfort zones into new uncharted territory, because, selfishly,